Top Things to do in Wellfleet

Mar 7th 2021

Top Things to do in Wellfleet

Looking for a summer destination full of adventures and new experiences? Wellfleet is the right place for you. The town offers some special places and activities which will draw the attention of families or lone travelers.

Marconi Beach

Enjoy the mesmerizing view of Marconi Beach which is backed by dunes and steep cliffs. If you enjoy biking, the road leading to the beach is perfect for it. The beach carries historical significance as in 20th century the first transatlantic wireless message was sent from the station nearby. Besides the view you can also explore the Atlantic White Cedar Swamp Trail- 1.5 mile nature trail which is definitely worth exploring.

Wellfleet Bay Wildlife Sanctuary

Wellfleet bay sanctuary provides its visitors with unmatched beauty of nature. The trails bring the visitors to a pine woodlands, sandy barrier beach, panoramic salt marsh, each of them attracting a variety of wildlife. You can also observe an award winning green center with numerous exhibits and aquariums.

Pb Boulangerie and Bistro

If you are a lover of french goods this small french bakery is place just for you. Stop by and try delicious chocolate-almond croissants, fruit tarts and filled baguettes. Feel a little taste of France in Wellfleet.


If you are searching for a bar, a restaurant and a dance club you can find all of them at the Beachcomber. It is set in a former lifeguard station, the location which allows the visitors to watch the surf action till the sunset.

Wellfleet Flea Market

Don’t forget to check the largest Flea market on Cape. You will find 200 dealers selling everything from antiques to newly made merchandise.

Wellfleet Harbor’s Actors Theater

If you would like to take a break and enjoy contemporary and experimental plays you should definitely visit W.H.A.T which offers lively and occasionally bawdy plays.

Blue Heron Gallery

Wellfleet has a place for modern art lovers as well. Blue heron gallery invites the visitors to check two floors of contemporary art. During July and August you will even have a chance to meet the artists on Saturday evenings.

The Blue Willow Fine Foods and Bakery

The Blue Willow is a great bakery offering items made fresh daily, using the finest ingredients. Muffins, scones, puff pastry, breakfast sandwiches and cookies are only a few of the delicious options. They even serve lunch. It is an MBO Team favorite.

Catch of the Day

Catch of the day will bring you the freshest tastes of Cape Cod. Opened in 2006 and it has quickly become a favorite amongst the visitors. Catch serves lobster rolls, fried clams, steamed lobsters and grilled seafood straight from the market.

JB's Pizza

Pizza! What more do we need to say? JB's serves up some of the best pizza on the Cape and they even offer a delivery service if you don't feel like moving on your perfect Cape vacation.

Looking for a great place to stay?

Southfleet Motor Inn

It is located right next door to Marconi Beach and your favorite beach store:) The staff is super friendly and the rooms perfect for a summer stay on the Cape.

After visiting all the wonderful places mentioned above do not forget to stop by Marconi’s Beach Outfitters for desert. We offer over 20 flavors of fudge, premium ice-cream and locally made taffy. That is in addition to the endless selection of beach items, resort apparel and of course the best souvenirs. Remember after a long day of exploring wellfleet you can always - Find It at Marconi's™!